Ranatra parvula Kuitert, 1949

Moreno-R., Claudia, Molina-J., Wendy, Barbosa, Julianna Freires & Moreira, Felipe, 2018, Aquatic and semiaquatic bugs (Insecta, Hemiptera, Heteroptera) from Toluviejo Municipality, Sucre Department, Caribbean region of Colombia, Check List 14 (6), pp. 985-1002 : 998

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.15560/14.6.985

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03826A40-FFDC-FFB7-FF49-FED0B3AB9DEE

treatment provided by

Marcus

scientific name

Ranatra parvula Kuitert, 1949
status

 

Ranatra parvula Kuitert, 1949

New record. Colombia: Sucre: Toluviejo: Macaján Stream, station 2 (09°32′05″ N, 075°24′53″ W), Claudia Moreno- R., 11.II.2017 (CMR 116).

Identification. Our material of R. parvula was identified based on the following combination of characters: interocular space without tubercle; pronotum shorter on midline than fore femur; hind femur reaching the base of the genital operculum; female genital operculum extending less than 0.1 mm beyond apex of abdomen; and respiratory tube longer than body ( Nieser 1975).

Distribution in the Colombian Caribbean region. Sucre (this work).

Family Notonectidae

Subfamily Anisopinae

Buenoa Kirkaldy, 1904

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Nepidae

Genus

Ranatra